Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires

first_img Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires In the 2018 NFL Draft, the Arizona Cardinals traded their third- and fifth-round picks to move up to No. 10 overall to take quarterback Josh Rosen.One season later, he now faces possible uncertainty for his future with the team, approaching the 2019 draft.The glaring question from now until April 25 will be: will Rosen stay or will he go?With speculation growing of prospect Kyler Murray going No. 1 overall to the Cardinals, talks have begun about where Rosen could end up — and for what price. 234 Comments   Share   Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact Top Stories Related LinksPeter King: 3 reasons to believe in Kyler Murray the NFL quarterbackArizona Sports NFL Mock Draft Tracker: Who’s next for the Cards at No. 1?Nick Bosa: Cardinals would be making ‘big mistake’ passing on meNBC Sports’ Peter King cited two sources who’ve said that Rosen’s trade value is worth a third-round pick.One of his sources is former Cardinals quarterback (2005-09) and Hall of Famer Kurt Warner.“I would give a three for Josh,” Warner told King.The other source, an anonymous NFL GM, said, “Probably a three,” which is “not what the Cardinals would think his value is.”NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport tweeted that free agent quarterback Tyrod Taylor was traded for a third rounder, saying that Rosen should be worth more.In 13 starts, the 22-year-old Rosen threw for 2,278 yards with 11 touchdowns and 14 interceptions. He was sacked 45 times and posted a 66.7 quarterback rating, the lowest of any rookie.Cardinals general manager Steve Keim’s decision with the No. 1 overall pick is critical in Arizona’s future as a franchise, and possibly his job security.“Is Josh Rosen our quarterback? Yeah, he is, right now, for sure,” Keim said at the NFL Scouting Combine last week. The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Cardinals QB Josh Rosen, left, and Oklahoma prospect Kyler Murray, right. (AP photos) Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and sellinglast_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Coco Collections Co

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletter >Coco Collection’s Coco Bodu Hithi returns this year with Savour 2016 from 21 February to 4 March, experience the exclusive opportunity to indulge in award-winning creations with renowned chefs. Leading this signature event are three celebrated personalities we are proud to welcome back. From France, Michelin-starred chef Frédéric Doucet from Restaurant Frédéric Doucet; from the UK, Michelin-starred chef Nigel Haworth from Northcote Restaurant in Lancashire; and Aktar Islam from Lasan Restaurant in Birmingham.Go back to the e-newsletter >last_img

Go back to the enewsletter The historic Pera Pala

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterThe historic Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah has unveiled a selection of special dishes in homage to the stars of yesteryear including Ernest Hemmingway and Greta Garbo who once graced its rooms and lobbies with their presence.Since the hotel first opened its doors in 1892, the hotel has welcomed an impressive list of guests and the Historical Dinner Menu, offers four courses, each devoted to a famous personality.The starter, Demoiselle de l’Océan, is inspired by the White House’s menu of 1961 as selected by Jacqueline Onassis during her time as First Lady. The combination of pear pickles, avocado and fennel sauce takes you to the eclectic Amalfi Coast; renowned as one of Jacqueline Onassis’ favourite spots on earth. The widow of US President, John F. Kennedy, stayed at Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in 1983.The antipasti is named after renowned movie star Greta Garbo, who stayed for 50 days in 1924. Salmon a’la Garbo mixes salmon in tagliatelle with a truffle cream sauce, and will be a perfect company for a glass of crisp white wine.The main course, Lamb Duo, is influenced by Ernest Hemingway from one of his favourite meals in 1923. In 1922 Hemingway arrived at The Pera Palace Hotel as a war correspondent, and wrote his famous novel, The snows of Kilimanjaro, during his stay.Sarah Bernhardt provided the inspiration for the strawberry crumble dessert. As a master of French cuisine and an expert in cooking techniques, she was familiar with glamorous suppers. She gave her custom for weeks at The Pera Palace in 1912 while performing a play at the Yildiz Palace Theatre.With summer approaching, guests at Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah can indulge in a selection of cocktails with a Havanan twist inspired by Cuba’s great friend, Josephine Baker.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Banyan Tree Hotels  R

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterBanyan Tree Hotels & Resorts makes its Moroccan debut with the opening of Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay on 1 September 2016, the first Banyan Tree property on the Mediterranean coast, and the first all-pool villa resort in Morocco.Located on the north west coast of Morocco in Tamouda Bay, the luxury resort exudes captivating Moroccan charm and a refreshing Mediterranean spirit. Each of the luxury villas offers a private refuge that pays tribute to the region’s Andalusian-Moorish legacy and heritage.Guests will find a range of onsite luxuries such as the rejuvenating spa session at the award-winning Banyan Tree Luxury Spa in Morocco, thrilling leisure activities in and around the resort, a hammam, a beach club, a state-of-the-art gym, library and kids’ club.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more

Amidst the turquoise hues of South Male Atoll lies

first_imgAmidst the turquoise hues of South Male Atoll lies the island of Maadhoo, home to the upcoming lifestyle luxury resort OZEN by Atmosphere at Maadhoo.The resort opened its doors on 15 July 2016, offering the discerning traveller an exclusive holiday plan, The Atmosphere INDULGENCE, where guests will experience the ultimate hassle-free beach holiday in the Maldives.Maadhoo Island is situated in South Malé Atoll – just a short 45-minute speedboat ride away from Malé International Airport.With over­water villas, excursions that allow guests to explore the ocean, and a spa that offers a range of treatments; while these may be your traditional ideas of a Maldives holiday, the gem in the crown of this destination is the under­water restaurant that takes fine ­dining to new depths.last_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Singita has announced

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterSingita has announced the opening of Kwitonda Lodge in late 2019 on 70 hectares on the edge of Volcanoes National Park, where more than one third of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas live in the high-altitude cloud forests.The presence of Singita Kwitonda Lodge on the park border will help to create a natural space between agricultural plots and the habitat of the estimated 320 mountain gorillas that find sanctuary here. From a guest perspective, the opening of the new property puts gorilla trekking within easy reach and in combination with a classic safari at Singita’s private concessions on the Serengeti plains in Tanzania. Besides gorillas, there is much to see and explore, from the Afro montane forests of Nyungwe National Park to the vibrant and sophisticated capital city, Kigali.Working in close partnership with the Rwandan Development Board and local communities, Singita will be taking a measured, long-term approach to conservation on the edge of the Volcanoes National Park, in line with the company’s established 100-year vision to build sustainable revenue streams to fund the preservation of African wilderness for future generations. Reforestation of land heavily impacted by farming is vital, and will initially include the establishment of a nursery and the planting of over 60,000 tree saplings in and around the new lodge. Ultimately, Singita hopes to be able to support the Rwandan government in finding ways to increase gorilla habitat while remaining sensitive in assisting neighbouring communities to thrive economically and socially.Singita Kwitonda Lodge will be built to embody the spirit of Rwanda and offer a tribute to the lodge’s namesake – Kwitonda – a great silverback gorilla whose legend lives on in Rwanda and was known for his humility and gentleness. Fundamental to the design is treading lightly on the land. Singita Kwitonda will offer eight suites and a villa with magnificent views of the Sabyinyo, Gahinga and Muhabura volcanoes and sustainability is at the core of the construction project. Luke Bailes, Founder of Singita, states that an extensive sustainability framework was compiled in the design stage to ensure design efficiency throughout the project. The architects and interior designers are selecting locally sourced and produced materials for walling, ceilings and surface finishing. The local community has been engaged in building traditional dry stone walling on site for specialist areas within the landscape. ‘We believe this project will set a new standard for construction and landscape design in Rwanda’ notes Bailes.Rates for suites range between $1500 – $1750 per person per night, fully inclusive but excluding gorilla trekking permits. Reservations are now open.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Australias awardwinni

first_imgGo back to the enewsletterAustralia’s award-winning restaurant Laura at Pt. Leo Estate has been named one of 13new global appointments to Relais & Châteaux, a globally renowned collective of the world’sfinest hotels and restaurants.The Mornington Peninsula fine-diner has become one of only four Australian members, andthe only property in Victoria, to join the Relais & Châteaux fold alongside Tetsuya’s, HentleyFarm and The Louise.Laura, which opened in March 2018, was named after Jaume Plensa’s celebrated 30-tonnecast iron sculpture. In keeping with the moniker, the team serves fine cuisine in a modern andelegant setting within the exceptional Pt. Leo Estate, surrounded by its own vineyard andworld-class sculpture park.The dishes are the creations of the Estate’s Culinary Director Phil Wood. The set-coursedegustation celebrates the regional produce of the Mornington Peninsula, crafted from theregion’s finest ingredients and producers: duck eggs from Heritage Farm, goat’s milk fromMain Ridge Dairy, vegetables from Benton Rise Farm, and the Estate’s own honey.Head Sommelier Andrew Murch adds his epicurean expertise to this Mornington Peninsulaculinary journey with his bespoke 600-strong label wine list.‘We’re honoured to achieve the coveted recognition of Relais & Châteaux and become one ofonly a handful of Australian members,” says General Manager Roger Lancia.The restaurant is open seven days a weekLunch and dinner Thursday–Sunday with Sunday lunch only (from 12pm and 5pm)Set menu of up to six courses, with wine matching if desiredFor bookings go to Door & Sculpture Park:Open 11am–5pm; $10 entry to sculpture park (diners complimentary)Other new additions joining Relais & Châteaux include:Palais Ronsard, MarrakechBlackberry Mountain, TennesseeRosedon Hotel, BermudaLe Calandre Restaurant, Rubano (Italy)Ristorante Quadri, Venice (Italy)Hotel Plaza e de Russie, Viareggio (Italy)Chateaux de Drudas, Drudas (France)Grantley Hall, Grantley (UK)Dragsholm Slot, Horve (Denmark)The Purist Villas & Spa, BaliGaggan Restaurant, BangkokRestaurant Suhring, BangkokGo back to the enewsletterlast_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Hotel Chadstone Melbour

first_imgGo back to the enewsletterHotel Chadstone Melbourne is now accepting reservations with the first guests to check in at the city’s newest luxury destination in November 2019.Accor and Vicinity Centres (Vicinity) have unveiled new details around the $130 million project, currently under construction, including its official name, Hotel Chadstone Melbourne, MGallery by Sofitel.The 12-storey, 250-room hotel – including rooftop conservatory bar, swimming pool and wellness centre – will offer panoramic views from Port Phillip Bay to the CBD and across the Dandenong Ranges, setting a new benchmark for luxury accommodation outside Melbourne’s centre.Hotel Chadstone Melbourne, MGallery by Sofitel | King RoomThe hotel, targeting a five-star rating, is more than halfway through construction with the interior fit-out underway. Every detail of the design has been considered throughout the lobby, function spaces and suites including a bespoke digital art installation upon entry intended to evolve seasonally alongside Chadstone – The Fashion Capital.Guest rooms feature custom lighting, brass and leather finishes, lavish Appelles amenities and locally sourced minibar featuring renowned Victorian produce. Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is targeting a 5 Star Green Star Design and As Built rating using the version 1.1 rating tool, making it the first hotel in Australia to target a 5 Star Green Star rating.Hotel Chadstone Melbourne, MGallery by Sofitel | Pool Level 12Construction has also begun on ‘The Link’, the covered pedestrian walkway connecting Hotel Chadstone Melbourne with the retail precinct and Tower One (Chadstone’s commercial office tower) to enhance amenity for customers, retailers and office workers, and fully integrate and leverage foot traffic between the buildings.MGallery by Sofitel is AccorHotels’ collection of exclusive, design-led boutique hotels. Once open, Hotel Chadstone Melbourne will become the 11th MGallery hotel in Australia, and join other iconic addresses including Hotel Lindrum Melbourne and Harbour Rocks Hotel in Sydney, as well as others in Paris, Amsterdam, Bangkok and Vietnam.Bookings made through are currently being accepted for arrivals beginning 1 December 2019.Lead image: Hotel Chadstone Melbourne’s Level 12 Bar.Go back to the enewsletterlast_img read more

Related Brits discouraged from flying after ash di

first_img RelatedBrits discouraged from flying after ash disruptionThe disruption caused by the recent cloud of volcanic ash could put off up to one in five Brits from flyingStranded travellers surge to Europe’s open airportsStranded travellers surge to Europe’s open airportsMore travellers taking flights from Bristol AirportMore travellers taking flights from Bristol Airport Nearly three million people in the UK were affected by the disruption at the country’s airports caused by the volcanic ash cloud.This is according to new research from TNS RI Travel & Tourism, which found that eight percent of the country’s adults were prevented from flying during the six days of airport closures, while a further 19 percent were indirectly affected by their family being unable to fly.Tom Costley, TNS RI Travel & Tourism’s head, said the findings demonstrate the “significant impact” the ash crisis has had on British travellers.”There is continued uncertainty over the extent of the impact on taking flights and overseas trips for the rest of 2010, although it is interesting to see that the majority of travellers will not let the situation influence their future plans,” he commented.What’s more, the majority of travellers agreed that restrictions on flights were “the right course of action”. Just one in ten people have said they will consider postponing a planned holiday as a result of the disruption.The International Air Transport Association yesterday (April 28th) praised the efforts of the European Commission in providing relief to the air transport sector in the wake of the disruption.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img read more

Related Flights to Wroclaw reintroduced at Robin H

first_img RelatedFlights to Wroclaw reintroduced at Robin Hood AirportCheap flights to Wroclaw from Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport reopened earlier this month.New rail station for Robin Hood AirportRobin Hood Airport based in Yorkshire has been granted planning permission to build a new rail stationWizz Air to introduce flights to Dusseldorf this autumnWizz Air will launch new flights to Dusseldorf (Weeze) from Budapest Robin Hood Airport has welcomed low-cost airline Wizz Air’s decision to launch flights to Vilnius from the Yorkshire airport.The Hungarian-based airline will operate flights to the Lithuanian capital from Robin Hood Airport on Wednesdays and Sundays, with services departing at 20:25.Nick Smillie, Robin Hood Airport’s aviation sales director, said he is “pleased” to confirm Yorkshire’s first direct flights to the Baltic region.”This new route will bring a further 30,000 passengers a year through the doors at Doncaster Sheffield Airport,” he commented.”We expect this additional route to increase Wizz Air’s total passenger numbers from the airport to reach 230,000 per annum.”Wizz Air established itself at Robin Hood Airport in October 2006 with the launch of flights to Katowice.During this year’s August bank holiday, more than 16,000 passengers passed through Robin Hood in what is the airport’s busiest period of the year.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img read more

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